Widdershins Centre
01495 769264

Age Connects Torfaen South Wales best old age charity

Broad Street, Abersychan
01495 774455
Contact Details for age connects torfaen

How to apply

How to apply: 

Applying is easy! 

Just download our Volunteer Application Form (from useful documents) and either email to: emma.wootten@ageconnectstorfaen.org, or post to Age Connects Torfaen, Widdershins Centre, East Avenue, Sebastopol, Torfaen, NP4 5AB. 

All applicants will be treated fairly regardless of sex, race, religion or ability. 

Becoming a volunteer: 

Becoming a volunteer with Age Connects Torfaen requires a number of skills: 

1.) Good communication and listening skills

2.) Being respectful of client confidentiality

3.) Reliable

4.) Trustworthy

5.) Polite

6.) Responsible

7.) Empathetic

Once we think we're the right organisation for you, you can expect:

1.) To receive sufficient training so you can carry out your role to the best of your ability. 

2.) An induction where you find out a bit more about us and our policies, health and safety etc...

3.) You will be assigned a mentor whom you can contact if you have any problems or queries during your time with us. We make sure that all of our volunteers are happy, and are given ongoing support and supervision. This is a key part of your welfare and development, so we ask that volunteers keep us informed and adhere to all of the guidelines in the Volunteer Policy Guide. 

Please click on the link to hear from our Volunteers about why they volunteer with Age Connects Torfaen https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H_oNUZ3V06E